The Ada Arts Council coordinates and encourages cultural endeavors, and promotes knowledge and appreciation of the fine arts and humanities.
The Ada Arts Council's objectives are to:
1. Provide resources and support for individual artists and scholars.
2. Provide resources and support for organizations that foster the arts and humanities.
3. Promote coordination among these individuals and organizations.
4. Promote events in the arts and humanities.
5. Stimulate the interest of businesses and civic clubs in the arts and humanities.
The Ada Arts Council awards two scholarships to students pursuing degrees in the arts: the Eleanor Wight Memorial Scholarship and the Jerry Criswell Memorial Scholarship.